The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had QA Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Manager
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank - 55 61
Contract jobs requiring a QA Manager 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.20% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £395 £500
% change year-on-year
+23.41% -21.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
558 496 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.55% 95.02% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 382 379
Median daily rate £430 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 43
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxfordshire region that featured QA Manager in the job title.

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

QA Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing QA Manager across the Oxfordshire region.

QA Manager Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

QA Manager Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, QA Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring QA Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin

QA Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA